Mamata Inaugurates ‘Bhorer Alo’ Tourism Hub


Siliguri: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday inaugurated her dream project ‘Bhorer Alo’ at Gajoldoba.

‘Bhorer Alo’, located around 30 km from Siliguri in Jalpaiguri district, is dubbed as India’s largest integrated tourism location. Spread across a sprawling area of 208 acres, it has different components including a budget hotel, 2 star category hotels and a high-end hotel. A 9 hole golf course spread across 60 acres of land is also coming up at Gajoldoba.

‘Bhorer Alo’ will boast of cycling, boating and camping facilities. It will also have a trekking route through Saraswati Tea Estate to the Bengal Safari. A state institute of hotel management called ‘Arohon’, along with a home for the elderly, a police station and a health care centre are on the anvil as well.

Mamata also added that from Jaldapara to Sukna, state have developed many tourist centres. Many new cottages have been set up. State have started a new tourism hub at Jharkhali. We have renovated Bakkhali tourism centre, along with Gangasagar, Furfurasharif, Pathachapari.